Hello friends, followers, family and fans. I have moved my blog to www.EvergreenHiker.com. I’d love it if you join me on my journey and continued to follow my blog and all the exciting adventures that are to come.
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Over the creek and through the woods to Mirror Lake we go. To ring in the 2013, this year I strapped on my snowshoes and headed up into the Cascades for some reflection time in the shadow of Mt. Hood … Continue reading →
As cool weather settles into Oregon and fog hangs on the banks for the Columbia River Gorge, the Eagle Creek Trail illuminates in the fiery tones of fall. Following its colorful path – especially against the evergreen backdrop and contrasting … Continue reading →
From the patio of Maryhill Winery along the Columbia River Gorge in Washington, savor sippable views of Mt. Hood with a glass of their Rose of Sangiovese. For more about my recent trip out to Maryhill Winery, check out my … Continue reading →
With mud from my toes to my nose and sloshing through my shoes, I waded through waist deep mud and over heaps of slippery dirt with only one thing on my mind, finishing. Exhaustion setting in and my knees splitting … Continue reading →